What do you think about the Sioux nickname controversy?
For the time being, referring to the University of North Dakota’s athletic teams as the Fighting Sioux isn’t just a matter of history and tradition. It’s the law.
As of Aug....
Monday, October 10, 2011 - 11:03
A Tumultuous Offseason Leads To Dramatic Changes In The College Hockey Landscape
A generous donation from Terry and Kim Pegula to Penn State University helped pave the way for the creation of a new Big 10 hockey conference.
When you think about the college hockey programs that...
Monday, October 10, 2011 - 10:56
Olympian’s Experience In Honduras An Exercise In Building Houses, And Friendships
Editor’s Note: For one week in July, U.S. Olympic Team goaltender Molly Schaus stepped outside of her crease to help build a house in Honduras as part of Habitat for Humanity’s global...
Monday, October 10, 2011 - 10:32
Gary Smith’s Long Olympic Road Culminated With One Shining Moment
Editors note: We’ve all seen ‘that guy’ when we watch the chilling highlights of the “Miracle on Ice” from 31 years ago. You can’t miss him.
Right after Mike...
Monday, October 10, 2011 - 10:22
With A New Hockey Season Already Upon Us, Here Are A Few Tips To Survive And Thrive This Year
It seems like only yesterday that we were putting away the hockey sticks, restringing our tennis racquets and uncoiling that pesky five-iron from the trunk of a nearby cottonwood tree. But aside from...
Monday, October 10, 2011 - 10:11
David Booth Finds A Home And Stardom In South Florida With Hometown Panthers
It’s the day after the end of the 2010-11 NHL regular season, and David Booth is holding court with reporters discussing anything and everything about the Florida Panthers and his budding NHL...
Monday, October 10, 2011 - 09:43
Former NHL Star Peter McNab Brings His Passion For The Game And Love Of Kids To Denver Camp
As practice winds down at the Miracles on Ice camp, it’s time for a game of Sharks and Minnows. The coaches line up along the goal line as the Minnows, while the 32 campers position themselves...
Thursday, September 1, 2011 - 11:47
The Importance Of Sleep Is Not Lost On Those Who Play The Game
If the Vancouver Canucks had won the Stanley Cup they could chalk it up in part to science and a good night’s sleep. Since they lost the hard-fought final series in seven games, they can chalk...
Wednesday, August 31, 2011 - 14:22
It’s Time That Hockey Cleaned Up Its Aromatic Act
Nobody wants to be the smelly kid, but in hockey, who doesn’t stink?
The smell of a hockey bag or locker room is as much a part of the game as sticks and pucks. Even though the odor is...
Wednesday, August 31, 2011 - 13:51
U.S. Olympian Natalie Darwitz Reflects On Past Accomplishments As She Ponders Her Future In The Game
With temperatures hovering in the mid-90s and a record-setting heat index blanketing the Twin Cities, Minnesotans who normally spend every waking summer moment at one of their 10,000 lakes are...
Wednesday, August 31, 2011 - 13:43